16 août 2009

Christie’s London bi-annual sale of Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

LONDON.- The Christie’s London bi-annual sale of Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints in September will feature a fantastic variety of original prints from the Renaissance to the present day including well-known artists such as Dürer, Rembrandt, Picasso, Beckmann, Matisse, Miro, Bacon, Warhol, Lichtenstein and Hockney. A range of subjects by Andy Warhol (1928-1987) are on offer in the contemporary section of the sale ranging from Lenin to Marilyn Monroe, and include the particularly endearing 25 Cats name[d] Sam and one blue... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2009

Leger's Le cinq de trefle Achieves $1.1 Million at Christie's NY Impressionist and Modern Art

Fernand Leger (1881-1955), Le cinq de trèfle, signed and dated 'F. LEGER 47' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'F LEGER, 47 LE 5 de TREFLE' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 19 3/8 x 25¾ in. (49.2 x 65.4 cm.) Painted in 1947.  Price realized: $1,112,500/£741,667/€830,224. NEW YORK.- The Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper and Day sales took place today at Christie's NY (May 7 2009) and realized a combined total of $20,659,000/ £13,772,800 / €15,417,314, with a sell-through rate of 90% by value. The... [Lire la suite]
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